Education

Nevada County Superintendent of Schools
http://nevco.org/schools-directory/pleasant-ridge-union-school-district
Bear River High School
http://bearriver.njuhsd.com

School Accountability Report Cards
http://www.cde.ca.gov/ta/

STAR Test Results
http://star.cde.ca.gov/
STAR Test scores: are among the highest in the state as reported by the California Department of Education, second only to Marin County. Exceeds the statewide average in every subject, at every grade level. STAR Test Results

S.A.T. Scores: In 2007-2008, the average critical reading / math / writing score for Nevada County students was 1621, which ranked Nevada County 2nd out of 58 counties. The national average verbal/math score for the same period was 1500.

ACT Scores: The average ACT score for Nevada County students in 2007-2008 was 24.83, again ranking 2nd out of 58 counties. The national average was 20.0.

College Bound: Over 70% of high school graduates progress to higher educational institution (community college, CSU, UC, and private schools). 36.8 % of graduates complete the A-G requirements for UC/CSU schools in 2007-2008.

Teachers: 98.3% of the teachers in Nevada County are fully credentialed teachers.